National Institute of Plant Genome Research
Digital India     
 
    Dr. Gopaljee Jha
    Staff Scientist IV, Plant Microbe Interactions Lab
    PhD: Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology, Hyderabad
    (Degree awarded by Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi)
    Phone: 91-11-26741612/14/17 Extn. 177
    Direct: 91-11-26735177
    Email: jmsgopal@nipgr.ac.in

Current Lab Members

 Research Fellows
Ms. Poonam Kanwar
DBT – RA
Ph.D. (Department of Plant molecular biology); University of Delhi, Delhi

Understanding virulence mechanism of Rhizoctonia solani, the rice sheath blight pathogen
Email:- poonam.du2014@gmail.com
Mr. Rahul Kumar
CSIR – SRA
Ph.D. Tezpur University, Assam

Bacterial mycophagy
Email:- rahuls697@gmail.com
Mr. Durga Madhab Swain
DBT – SRF
(Ph.D), Plant Molecular Biology, ICGEB, NEW DELHI

Characterising novel antifungal proteins isolated from mycophagous bacterium
Email:- dsnanowizard@gmail.com
Dr. Ravi Kant
DST- NPDF
Ph.D. (Department of Plant molecular biology), University of Delhi

Understanding key pathogenicity genes involved in tomato – R. solani interaction
Email:- ravikanthpu@gmail.com
Dr. Ankita Magotra
NIPGR - Short term research fellow
Ph.D. CSIR - Indian Institute of Integrative medicine , Jammu

Understanding bacterial mycophagy
Email:- magotraankita15@gmail.com
Dr. Mamta Rani
DBT- RA
Ph.D, School of Life Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi

Understanding virulence mechanisms of Rhizoctonia solani and Exploring plant metabolic pathways for resistance against sheath blight disease
Email:- mamta.hcu@gmail.com
Ms. Aiswarya krishnan
DBT - JRF
MSc Microbiology, Periyar University, TN

Understanding the molecular intricacies of Rice-R. solani interactions
Email:- aiswaryakrishnan25@gmail.com
 Ph. D. Students
Mr. Srayan Ghosh
CSIR – SPM Fellow
M.Sc. (Botany), Delhi University, India

Understanding the molecular intricacies of Rice-Rhizoctonia solani interactions
Email:- srayan@nipgr.ac.in
Ms. Isha Tyagi
CSIR – SRF Fellow
M. Tech. (Biotechnology), Gautam Budhha University, India

Understanding bacterial mycophagy and its utilization in disease management
Email:- isha@nipgr.ac.in
Mr. Sunil Kumar Yadav
DBT – SRF Fellow
M.Sc Tezpur University , India

Understanding Rice-Burkholderia gladioli interaction
Email:- sunilkumar@nipgr.ac.in
Ms. Kriti Tyagi
DBT – JRF Fellow
M.Tech Biotechnology, Gautam Budhha University, India

Functional genomics of Rice- Rhizoctonia solani interaction
Email:- kriti10@nipgr.ac.in
Ms. Joyati Das
DBT – JRF Fellow
M.Sc. Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Tezpur University, India

Bacterial mycophagy
Email:- jdas@nipgr.ac.in
 

Lab Alumni

» Dr. Santosh Kumar Gupta : DBT - Post Doctoral Fellow

» Rajeev Kumar : NIPGR JRF

» Mr. Md Iqbal Raja Khan : DBT - RA

» Ms. Pramila Yadav : DBT - SRF

» Ms. Ganga Devi Sinniah : NAM-ST, RTF-DCS Fellowship awardee 2016-17

» Ms. Pramila Yadav : DBT - RA